The Magic of the Olympics: The Relay art by The Olympics. Artist: Ron Embleton (biography) Medium: Gouache on Board Size: 11" x 20" (270mm x 500mm) Date: 1972 Slow motion replay in 1948 showed that a baton exchange had been legal meaning the USA did after all win the Gold Medal with the British team having to hand over Gold medals and take the Silver medals from Italy who took the Bronze from Hungary who ended up with nothing. Illustration for Look & Learn # 549 22 July 1972.
Krisztina Egerszegi the most successful Hungarian female swimmer ever. 6 Olympic Gold; 2 World Championship Gold; 9 European Championship Gold and many more medals. See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Krisztina_Egerszegi